Virginia Values Veterans Program; certification by state agencies & higher educational institutions. (HB1641)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) with support from 37 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Mike Futrell (D-Woodbridge), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton), Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper), Del. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg), Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Values Veterans Program; certification by state agencies. Requires the Governor to ensure that every agency, institution, board, bureau, commission, council, or instrumentality of state government in the executive branch is certified by the Department of Veterans Services as part of its Virginia Values Veterans Program. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2015Committee
01/09/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101198D
01/09/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/15/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Committee substitute printed 15103986D-H1
02/05/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1641H1)
02/05/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Read second time
02/06/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15103986D-H1
02/06/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1641H1
02/09/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/09/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Enrolled
02/24/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1641ER)
02/24/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1641ER)
02/25/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/26/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/26/15
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/17/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 318 (effective 7/1/15)
03/17/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0318)